Elizabeth Padgett earned her Master’s in School Administration from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Prior to this, she earned her Master’s in Education from Montreat College in Charlotte and received her Bachelor’s degree, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Early Childhood Education (certified PreK-6) from High Point University.
Prior to becoming the Director of Corvian Middle School, Ms. Padgett taught for 24 years, the most recent 16 of those years were at Lake Norman Charter School in Huntersville, NC. While at LNC, she was named Lake Norman Charter’s Teacher of the Year, and in 2015-2016 was awarded North Carolina Charter Schools Teacher of the Year.
Ms. Padgett enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, gardening, walking, and cheering on her favorite sports teams, the UNC Tar Heels, Carolina Panthers, Pittsburgh Steelers, and the New York Yankees.